The Waddington Medal, the only national award in developmental biology, is awarded for outstanding research performance as well as services to the subject community.
Nominees should be outstanding developmental biologists who have made a significant contribution to UK developmental biology and who are still currently active in the field. Examples of significant contribution to UK developmental biology include: activity in the community, mentoring UK developmental biologists, and contributing to a significant textbook or other aspect of teaching and/or training.
The closing date for nominations is 15 June 2012.
For details see the Waddington Medal Award page